Posts tagged "distance"
Teletrauma: Distance in Burke’s Philosophical Enquiry

Teletrauma: Distance in Burke’s Philosophical Enquiry

The history of philosophy is often rendered as a multi-linear narrative, whose individual storylines are made up of different conceptions following upon one another through a logic of negation. Conceptions included in the narrative are supposed to mark important stages in the development of philosophical thought. It is precisely their capacity for a critical distance ...
Daydream

Daydream

The other day I observed a live cell growth. The cell, however, did not see me. This fact shook my view of the world. For, in fact, if the cell had had an eye, and it had looked straight into my eye, because of its particular perspective, it still would not have perceived my being, ...